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07/07/2020

Encore ‘Clambake to Go’ Set for July 26

The New England Chowdafest announced it will be holding another “Clambake to Go” effort on Sunday, July 26. “We are beyond surprised on how well our Taste of Summer effort went,” said Jim Keenan from Chowdafest, referring to the June 21 inaugural event. Each clambake includes a meaty and banded 1.5-pound lobster, clams, mussels, sausage, READ MORE.
Comings & Goings: Da Pietro's Closes07/07/2020

Comings & Goings: Da Pietro’s Closes

After a 30-year run, Da Pietro’s, 36 Riverside Ave., has closed for good, another victim of COVID-19. It was only last month that the Italian restaurant had reopened for takeout and delivery. “The impact of COVID-19 has made it impossible for us to continue service without a robust takeout demand. As such, our run has READ MORE.
07/07/2020

One person injured in I-95 crash

WESTPORT – A person was transported to the hospital following a crash on Interstate 95 Monday afternoon, according to fire officials. The crash happened on the southbound side of I-95 near Exit 18, fire officials said in a release. Officials did not release any further information. Read the rest of the article on thehour.com READ MORE.
New School Boss Outlines Preferred Communications Methods07/07/2020

New School Boss Outlines Preferred Communications Methods

By Jarret Liotta Holding its first in-person meeting in months, the Board of Education (BOE) today met at Staples High School to talk about communication with its new Superintendent of Schools Thomas Scarice. Thomas Scarice, Westport’s new superintendent of schools, takes part in his first Board of Education meeting today. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Jarret Liotta READ MORE.
Douglas T. Dryburgh, 5007/06/2020

Douglas T. Dryburgh, 50

Douglas T. Dryburgh, a graduate of Staples High School, class of 1987, died recently after a courageous battle with cancer. He was 50. Douglas Dryburgh: Staples graduate Contributed photo Douglas arrived in Westport from Palos Verdes, California as a sophomore.  He quickly adjusted to life at Compo Beach and became an intricate part of the READ MORE.
End of Day07/06/2020

End of Day

Boats and kayaks are secured late today at Westport’s Longshore Sailing School after a busy summer Sunday on the water. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Contributed photo Read the article on westportnow.com READ MORE.
07/06/2020

I-95 Crash

2020-07-05 @ 7:48pm–#Westport CT– #cttraffic– A multi-vehicle crash on I-95 southbound near exit 17. No word on any injuries, first responders just arriving.   The post I-95 Crash appeared first on DoingItLocal. Read the rest of the article on doingitlocal.com READ MORE.
07/06/2020

Monday, July 6, 2020

Westport Town Offices, Schools, Senior Center, & Library are closed. 10 a.m. – 646-876-9923 ID:  85130042030# – Senior Center Policy & Planning Board 4 p.m. – Staples Cafeteria – Board of Education (masks must be worn by all attendees) Westport Senior Center YouTube Channel Westport Library Event Calendar Westport Library YouTube Page Earthplace YouTube Channel READ MORE.
07/05/2020

Westport News: Shoplifter With Low Blood Sugar

2020-07-05@5:43pm–#Bridgeport CT– A shoplifter in custody at Stop and Shop at 1790 Post Rd East is complaining of low blood sugar. EMS on the way.   This news report is made possible by:   The post Westport News: Shoplifter With Low Blood Sugar appeared first on DoingItLocal. Read the rest of the article on doingitlocal.com READ MORE.
The Artists Collective of Westport Goes 24/7 @47 Main07/05/2020

The Artists Collective of Westport Goes 24/7 @47 Main

The Artists Collective of Westport today announced the launch a new pandemic friendly exhibition called 24/7 @ 47 Main. “Flag” by Elizabeth DeVoll is one of the works in the exhibition. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Contributed photo The exhibition which features 81 artists from The Collective is available 24/7 at three different locations — one physical READ MORE.
A Different 4th of July Celebration at Compo07/05/2020

A Different 4th of July Celebration at Compo

By Jarret Liotta It was not the intense celebration traditionally seen at Compo Beach on the night of Westport’s July 4 fireworks, Brother and sister Steve and Lisa Girden still hosted their annual Independence Day party at the family house on Soundview Drive, though instead of having 100 guests the number was kept under 25. READ MORE.
07/05/2020

Sunday, July 5, 2020

Westport Senior Center & Library are closed. 7 p.m. – 50 Imperial Ave. – Drive In & Soul Concert: Tom Petty Project (sold out) Westport Senior Center YouTube Channel Westport Library Event Calendar Westport Library YouTube Page Earthplace YouTube Channel Virtual Westport Museum for History & Culture See more events: Celebrate Westport Calendar Read the READ MORE.

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